Traineeship in Logistics with Forklift Licence

This traineeship is 30 weeks in duration and offers a commercial work placement with leading local industries. The course offers a QQI Level 4/5-part award and provides training in Forklift Truck licence, Manual Handling and First Aid Responder training. The main feature of the programme is a 15-week work placement with our Host Industry partners where students gain valuable insight to a specific industry and gain practical experience.

The course commences on 21st November and will be delivered in our Kilbarrack campus.

Course Structure*

13 weeks College Based learning
15 weeks Industry placement
2 weeks External Training

Course Content

  • Warehousing
  • Safety & health at Work
  • Forklift Licence
  • Database methods
  • Work Practice
  • Functional Maths level 4
  • Manual Handling
  • First Aid Responder (PHECC)


There are no fees for Traineeship courses. Applicants may be entitled to travel expenses or a meal allowance. Those in receipt of a Department of Social Welfare payment may be able to continue to receive payments, please check with your DSP officer. €10 euro per day will be offered to cover travel expenses while on work placement.

How to Apply

Click ‘Apply Now’ at the top of this page. Queries to or call 8481400

Please note that applicants outside of the EU must hold a Stamp 4 letter in order to be eligible to apply for the programme.

Course is subject to change and minimum participants enrolled.

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